18 January, 2021

The Quest Continues

The Quest Continues

1994: Nayan Mongia

  • First ODI: Feb 15, 1994

  • Last ODI: Jun 3, 2000
The best keeper in ‘contention’, but off the selectorial radar screen: it isn't cricket, from the looks of it

1997: Saba Karim

  • First ODI: Jan 23, 1997

  • Last ODI: May 30, 2000
Unlucky in that he was virtually ignored when he was playing at his best; came in when his abilities were already waning

1998: M.S.K. Prasad

  • First ODI: May 14, 1998

  • Last ODI: Nov 17, 1999
Dazzled briefly in domestic cricket, but couldn't step up the pace when tried out in Australia in 1999/00

2000: Sameer Dighe

  • First ODI: Jan 10 , 2000

  • Last ODI: Aug 5, 2001
If he's a Test stumper, Mongia is the Queen of Sheba, said avid cricket...


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